Clarence J. Baker

Company B 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

DOW 01/05/1945

 

 

Clarence J. Baker was born in North Dakota in 1924. He was drafted into the Army
on April 25, 1944 at Fort Snelling, Minnesota. His home of residence was listed as
Logan County, North Dakota and his civilian occupation was listed as Semiskilled
Mechanics And Repairmen, Motor Vehicles. He had completed grammar school
and was single with no dependents. His religion was listed as Protestant.

Private Baker died on January 5, 1945 of wounds received in action in Germany
on December 2, 1944 during the Battle of the Hürtgen Forest.

 

Burial:
Cambridge American Cemetery,
Cambridge, England
Plot C Row 3 Grave 38

 

     

Grave marker for Clarence J. Baker
flanked by the U.S. and British flags.

Photo by geoffrey gillon
from the
Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 


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